The World's Greatest Entertainer

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The World's Greatest Entertainer
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Studio album by Doug E. Fresh
Released May 31, 1988
Recorded 1987–1988
Genre Hip hop music
Length 48:08
Label Danya/Reality/Fantasy Records
Producer Doug E. Fresh
Eric "Vietnam" Sadler
Ollie Cotton
Carl Ryder
Doug E. Fresh chronology
Oh, My God!
The World's Greatest Entertainer
Doin' What I Gotta Do
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

The World's Greatest Entertainer is the second album released by Doug E. Fresh. It was released in 1988 on Reality Records, a short-lived subsidiary of Fantasy Records, and was produced by Doug E. Fresh, Eric "Vietnam" Sadler, Ollie Cotton and Carl Ryder. The album gained a fair amount of success, peaking at #88 on the Billboard 200 and #7 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, and featured the single "Keep Risin' to the Top," which peaked at #4 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Guess? Who?"- 4:26
  2. "Every Body Got 2 Get Some"- 3:45
  3. "D.E.F. = Doug E. Fresh"- 4:12
  4. "On the Strength"- 2:50
  5. "Keep Risin’ to the Top"- 3:50
  6. "Greatest Entertainer"- 4:42
  7. "I'm Gettin’ Ready"- 4:52
  8. "Cut that Zero"- 3:53
  9. "The Plane (So High)"- 4:04
  10. "Ev’rybody Loves a Star"- 4:00
  11. "Crazy ’Bout Cars"- 4:30
  12. "Africa (Goin’ back Home)"- 3:33

Samples list[edit]


Chart (1988) Peak
US Billboard 200[2] 88
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[3] 7